Geographic Information Systems (GEOIS.S.STC)

20.0 Credit Hours

The Geographic Information Systems (GIS) short-term certificate will provide students with both theoretical and practical applications of GIS. The certificate will cover the foundational concepts in GIS, including the principles of cartography and GIS, database management and analysis, data acquisition, and manipulation of georeferencing and geocoding.

Program Outcomes

  • Obtain a position as a GIS technician
  • Build foundational knowledge of GIS concepts in preparation for four year degree
  • Develop geospatial literacy in a range of professions, including but not limited to healthcare, law enforcement, business

Curriculum

CIS 2165: Database Management View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
GEO 1107: Introduction to Geographic Information Systems (GIS) View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 5 credit hours
GEO 1209: Introduction to Cartography View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 4 credit hours
GEO 2210: Advanced Spatial Analysis View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 4 credit hours
MAT 1450: Introductory Statistics View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 4 credit hours
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